Advanced Drone Detects Heartbeat

Advanced Drone Detects Heartbeat

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA This Drone Detects Heartbeat and Breathing Rates According to BBC , there is a new drone with some pretty advanced technology. Researchers at the University of South Australia have developed drones that can remotely measure heart and breathing rates. Pass Your Part 107 Today Image-processing systems combined with specially created algorithms allow the drones to detect vital signs in several people at once, while they are […]

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Governor McAuliffe Operates Unmanned Systems in Air, Land and Sea

Governor McAuliffe Operates Unmanned Systems in Air, Land and Sea

WALLOPS ISLAND, VA — Governor Terry McAuliffe today operated unmanned systems in three domains – air, land, and sea – during a technology demonstration at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MARUAS) Airfield at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility. The technology demonstration showed how scientists are using unmanned systems to study the impacts of major storms and sea-level rise on barrier-island dynamics as a means to shape policies for coastal resilience. […]

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FAA Restricts Drones over Statue of Liberty, Other Landmarks

FAA Restricts Drones over Statue of Liberty, Other Landmarks

statue of liberty At the request of U.S. national security and law enforcement agencies, the Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA) is using its existing authority under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) § 99.7 – “Special Security Instructions” – to address concerns about unauthorized drone operations over 10 Department of the Interior (DOI) sites, including the Statue of Liberty and Mount Rushmore. The FAA and DOI […]

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Next Level of Professional Drones, Meet The UX11 Drone

Next Level of Professional Drones, Meet The UX11 Drone

Delair Releases The UX11 Drone DELAIR introduced its next-generation professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for survey-grade photogrammetric mapping, the UX11, at INTERGEO 2017 on September 26th in Berlin, Germany. This small fixed-wing UAV combines a powerful integrated onboard system, industry-grade sensors, limitless communication range and PPK centimeter-level positioning. The UX11 carries enough onboard computing power to access and process the pictures, then send them to the operator in real-time. It […]

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Police Test Thermal DJI Drones

Police Test Thermal DJI Drones

Hong Kong police test thermal DJI drones for its elite units The Chinese firm was subject of US ban because of cybersecurity concerns According to the South China Morning Post , Hong Kong’s elite police squads have been testing thermal drones made by the Chinese company that recently had its equipment banned by the US military over cybersecurity concerns, according to sources. The drones, made by DJI, the world’s largest […]

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